Warren R Dunn

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in orthopaedic surgeons' perceptions about the indications for rotator cuff surgery
    Warren R Dunn
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, 525 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1978-84. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethics in sports medicine
    Warren R Dunn
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:840-4. 2007
  3. pmc Which preoperative factors, including bone bruise, are associated with knee pain/symptoms at index anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR)? A Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) ACLR Cohort Study
    Warren R Dunn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN 37232 8300, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:1778-87. 2010
  4. pmc Prognosis and predictors of ACL reconstructions using the MOON cohort: a model for comparative effectiveness studies
    Kurt P Spindler
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 4200 Medical Center East, South Tower, 1215 21st Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8774, USA
    J Orthop Res 31:2-9. 2013
  5. pmc Predictors of activity level 2 years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR): a Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) ACLR cohort study
    Warren R Dunn
    Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8774, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:2040-50. 2010
  6. pmc The prognosis and predictors of sports function and activity at minimum 6 years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a population cohort study
    Kurt P Spindler
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, 4200 Medical Center East, South Tower, 1215 21st Ave South, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:348-59. 2011
  7. pmc Hop tests correlate with IKDC and KOOS at minimum of 2 years after primary ACL reconstruction
    Emily K Reinke
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1806-16. 2011
  8. pmc Cross-cultural comparison of patients undergoing ACL reconstruction in the United States and Norway
    Robert A Magnussen
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:98-105. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Multirater agreement of arthroscopic meniscal lesions
    Warren R Dunn
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Sports Med 32:1937-40. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in the classification of rotator cuff tears
    John E Kuhn
    Division of Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:437-41. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in orthopaedic surgeons' perceptions about the indications for rotator cuff surgery
    Warren R Dunn
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, 525 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1978-84. 2005
    ..The purpose of the current study was to characterize orthopaedic surgeons' attitudes concerning medical decision-making about rotator cuff surgery and to investigate the associations between these beliefs and reported surgical volumes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethics in sports medicine
    Warren R Dunn
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:840-4. 2007
    ..Unfortunately, there is no widely accepted code of sports medicine ethics that adequately addresses these issues...
  3. pmc Which preoperative factors, including bone bruise, are associated with knee pain/symptoms at index anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR)? A Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) ACLR Cohort Study
    Warren R Dunn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN 37232 8300, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:1778-87. 2010
    ..Increased knee pain at the time of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction may potentially predict more difficult rehabilitation, prolonged recovery, and/or be predictive of increased knee pain at 2 years...
  4. pmc Prognosis and predictors of ACL reconstructions using the MOON cohort: a model for comparative effectiveness studies
    Kurt P Spindler
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 4200 Medical Center East, South Tower, 1215 21st Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8774, USA
    J Orthop Res 31:2-9. 2013
    ..This manuscript summarizes the Kappa Delta Ann Doner Vaughan Award paper and presentation at the 2012 ORS/AAOS Annual Meeting...
  5. pmc Predictors of activity level 2 years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR): a Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) ACLR cohort study
    Warren R Dunn
    Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8774, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:2040-50. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc The prognosis and predictors of sports function and activity at minimum 6 years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a population cohort study
    Kurt P Spindler
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, 4200 Medical Center East, South Tower, 1215 21st Ave South, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:348-59. 2011
    ..The predictors of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) outcome at 6 years as measured by validated patient-based outcome instruments are unknown...
  7. pmc Hop tests correlate with IKDC and KOOS at minimum of 2 years after primary ACL reconstruction
    Emily K Reinke
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1806-16. 2011
    ..The hypothesis of this study was that single-legged horizontal hop test ratios would correlate with IKDC, KOOS, and Marx activity level scores in patients 2 years after primary ACL reconstruction...
  8. pmc Cross-cultural comparison of patients undergoing ACL reconstruction in the United States and Norway
    Robert A Magnussen
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:98-105. 2010
    ..Surgeons should investigate and consider the characteristics of these cohorts when applying knowledge gleaned from these groups to their own patient populations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Multirater agreement of arthroscopic meniscal lesions
    Warren R Dunn
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Sports Med 32:1937-40. 2004
    ..There are no studies investigating the reproducibility of arthroscopic classification of meniscal pathology among multiple surgeons at different institutions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in the classification of rotator cuff tears
    John E Kuhn
    Division of Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:437-41. 2007
    ..Six classification systems have been proposed for describing rotator cuff tears designed to help understand their natural history and make treatment decisions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Current concepts review: revision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Michael S George
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, 4200 Medical Center East, South Tower, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:2026-37. 2006
    ..Published outcomes of revision ACL reconstruction have been worse than for primary ACL reconstruction. The preoperative evaluation, surgical techniques, and clinical outcomes of revision ACL reconstruction are reviewed...
  12. pmc Return to high school- and college-level football after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) cohort study
    Kirk A McCullough
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:2523-9. 2012
    ....
  13. pmc Intra-articular findings in primary and revision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery: a comparison of the MOON and MARS study groups
    James R Borchers
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:1889-93. 2011
    ..It is unclear if there is a significant difference between intra-articular injuries at the time of a primary ACL reconstruction compared with revision ACL reconstruction...
  14. pmc Ipsilateral graft and contralateral ACL rupture at five years or more following ACL reconstruction: a systematic review
    Rick W Wright
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1159-65. 2011
    ..Little evidence exists regarding the intermediate to long-term risk of these events...
  15. pmc A systematic review of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with autograft compared with allograft
    James L Carey
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2242-50. 2009
    ..This systematic review and meta-analysis investigated whether the short-term clinical outcomes of anterior cruciate reconstruction with allograft were significantly different from those with autograft...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction on the risk of knee reinjury
    Warren R Dunn
    Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Sports Med 32:1906-14. 2004
    ..Although there is evidence that very active, young patients are better served with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, there is a lack of objective data demonstrating that future knee injury is prevented by these procedures...
  17. pmc Treatment of focal articular cartilage defects in the knee: a systematic review
    Robert A Magnussen
    Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, 4200 Medical Center East, 1215 21st Avenue South, Suite 4200, Nashville, TN, 37232 8774, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:952-62. 2008
    ..A large prospective trial investigating these techniques with the addition of a control group would be the best way to definitively address the clinical questions...
  18. doi request reprint Preventing the popeye deformity after release of the long head of the biceps tendon: an alternative technique and biomechanical evaluation
    Thomas Bradbury
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    Arthroscopy 24:1099-102. 2008
    ..The purpose of this biomechanical study is to compare the pullout strength of a traditional biceps release with an alternative method of releasing the biceps in which a portion of the superior labrum is included in the release...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular pain pump catheter breakage after arthroscopic shoulder surgery: a case series
    Tara T Holmes
    Department of Sports Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8300, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:e6-9. 2007
  20. doi request reprint Humeral head abrasion: an association with failed superior labrum anterior posterior repairs
    Ian R Byram
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:92-7. 2011
    ..This study examined this humeral head abrasion (HHA) and its association with various diagnoses involving pathology of the biceps-labral complex. We hypothesized that it would be more common in failed SLAP repairs than other diagnoses...
  21. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of stress fractures
    Rebecca A Snyder
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, Medical Center East, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Clin Sports Med 25:37-52, viii. 2006
    ..There is a pressing need for large prospective studies to better establish the risks of stress fracture by sport, age, and gender...
  22. doi request reprint Biomechanical evaluation of physeal-sparing fixation methods in tibial eminence fractures
    Christian N Anderson
    Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance The Lipscomb Clinic, St Thomas Medical Plaza, Suite 1000, 4230 Harding Road, Nashville, TN 37205, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:1586-94. 2013
    ..Tibial eminence fractures occur most commonly in skeletally immature children. Several techniques using physeal-sparing fracture fixation have been described, but their structural properties have not been evaluated...
  23. pmc The rationale for identifying clinical predictors modifiable by tissue engineering for translational models
    Kurt P Spindler
    Department of Orthopaedics, Vanderbilt University, Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8774, USA
    Tissue Eng Part B Rev 16:117-21. 2010
    ..TE could promote repair of torn meniscus and/or replacement of meniscus loss because meniscus tear is a proven predictor of clinically relevant outcomes (such as osteoarthritis) in patients and is amenable to a potential TE solution...
  24. ncbi request reprint Small area variation in orthopedics
    Warren R Dunn
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine Center, Nashville, Tenn 37212, USA
    J Knee Surg 18:51-6. 2005
    ..Orthopedic surgeons should be at the forefront of this research and consequently influential in its evolution rather than have the managed care industry or government dictate policy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine for orthopedic surgeons
    John E Kuhn
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine Center, Nashville, Tenn 37212, USA
    J Knee Surg 18:57-63. 2005
    ..Its basis is the scientific method. The practicing clinician need understand only a few simple concepts to use this approach, and in doing so will provide the best available care to the patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trials in knee surgery
    Robert G Marx
    Foster Center for Clinical Outcome and the Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Knee Surg 18:65-8. 2005
    ..This research methodology is important to allow us to base our decision-making for patients on solid evidence to ultimately improve patient care...
  27. doi request reprint SARL: shoulder acronyms. A review of the literature
    Michael Khazzam
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine and Shoulder Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Arthroscopy 27:542-55. 2011
    ..The purpose of this article is to review and clearly define acronyms used by shoulder specialists...
  28. ncbi request reprint Advancements in the surgical and alternative treatment of arthritis
    Stephen Lyman
    Foster Center for Clinical Outcome Research, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 17:129-33. 2005
    ..Increasing attention has also been focused on the relation between surgeon or hospital case load and the quality of outcomes after surgery...
  29. ncbi request reprint Research methodology
    Warren R Dunn
    Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthroscopy 19:870-3. 2003
    ..Various study designs reduce bias, and this article reviews some of the more common study designs in orthopaedic sports medicine. We also discuss bias and confounding factors as they relate to these studies...
  30. ncbi request reprint Treatment of recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis with suture anchor repair
    Steven J Thornton
    Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, Department of Orhopaedic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1558-64. 2005
    ..Chronic lateral epicondylitis has been treated with various surgical procedures with varying and often less-than-satisfactory outcomes...
  31. doi request reprint Risk factors for meniscectomy after meniscal repair
    Stephen Lyman
    Stephen Lyman, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021
    Am J Sports Med 41:2772-8. 2013
    ..Previous research suggests that a substantial percentage of meniscal repairs fail, resulting in a subsequent meniscectomy. Risk factors for failure have been investigated using small cohorts, providing ambiguous results...
  32. pmc Development and reliability testing of the frequency, etiology, direction, and severity (FEDS) system for classifying glenohumeral instability
    John E Kuhn
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:548-56. 2011
    ..The hypothesis driving this investigation is that a classification system with content validity will have high inter-observer and intra-observer agreement...
  33. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized comparison of spinal versus local anesthesia with propofol infusion for knee arthroscopy
    Warren R Dunn
    Vanderbilt Sports Medicine Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:479-83. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Traumatic rupture of the coracoacromial ligament
    Bryan T Kelly
    Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthroscopy 21:763. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this has not been previously described. Traumatic avulsion of this ligament may represent a source of subacromial impingement that has not been recognized...
  35. doi request reprint Nonoperative treatment of midportion Achilles tendinopathy: a systematic review
    Robert A Magnussen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 19:54-64. 2009
    ..The aim of this systematic review is to provide an easily accessible, clear summary of the best available evidence for nonoperative treatment of midportion Achilles tendinopathy...
  36. pmc The duration of symptoms does not correlate with rotator cuff tear severity or other patient-related features: a cross-sectional study of patients with atraumatic, full-thickness rotator cuff tears
    Kenneth P Unruh
    Division of Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:1052-8. 2014
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Lasso repair of SLAP or Bankart lesions: a new arthroscopic technique
    Brian R Wolf
    Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthroscopy 20:125-8. 2004
    ..This technique allows the sutures to be passed through the soft tissue in a single step and, in addition, makes suture management easier before knot tying...
  38. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in the classification of rotator cuff tears using magnetic resonance imaging
    Edwin E Spencer
    Shoulder and Elbow Institute, Knoxville Orthopaedic Clinic, Knoxville, TN 37922, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:99-103. 2008
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament revision reconstruction: two-year results from the MOON cohort
    Rick W Wright
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Knee Surg 20:308-11. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint Occupational disability after hospitalization for the treatment of an injury of the anterior cruciate ligament
    Warren R Dunn
    Department of Orthpaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1656-66. 2003
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine the risk factors for occupational disability after an injury of the anterior cruciate ligament...
  41. ncbi request reprint Indications for repair of full-thickness rotator cuff tears
    Brian R Wolf
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1007-16. 2007
    ..This article reviews these variables and the indications for surgery to repair full-thickness rotator cuff tears...
  42. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of subacromial corticosteroid injection in the treatment of rotator cuff disease: A systematic review
    Michael C Koester
    Orthopaedic Healthcare Northwest, Eugene, OR, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:3-11. 2007
    ..This systematic review of the available literature indicates that there is little reproducible evidence to support the efficacy of subacromial corticosteroid injection in managing rotator cuff disease...

Research Grants2

  1. A Multi-center Cohort Study of ACL Reconstruction Outcomes
    Warren Dunn; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Identifying factors associated with quality of life and arthritis is critical because arthritis, particularly in young adults, is a major public health concern. ..